Second opinion? Swollen ankle
Back from GP who advised I have Lymphoedema as I have swelling on my left ankle....
Lymphedema and varicose veins
I have severe lymphedema in my left leg as most of you will now but I have a question I also have varicose veins which is making things worse...
Hi, I’m 25 years old with Lymphedema. I don’t know much about it....
I have primary lymphoedema in my feet upto my knees. I wear compression socks which keeps the swelling down....
Hi ladies any one of you had or having lymphedema problem after lymph nodes were removed as I am having swelling of the right leg esp ankles ...
Can fibrotic skin be broken down and reduced?
I am working on getting compression stockings and then doing MLD. However, one thing which is not clear: Can compression stockings and MLD ( ...
Christmas part 2
Well after so looking forward to Christmas I thought I’d update hope my writing produces entertainment My daughter decided to take over cooki...
Lymphoedema and nerve pain
How do you stop the crushing feeling in your legs apart from elevating to reduce the swelling?...
Discharged from LD clinic.
Hi all, I haven’t posted on here for a while but 4 year ago I had swelling that after all the other test revealed nothing I was referred to L...
I am new here and wondering ...
Has anyone had or heard of others who have had, Lymphaticovenular anastomosis ( LVA ) or lymph node transplant ( LNT ) to help with abdominal...
Advice post surgery
Yesterday I stupidly managed to sustain a serious wound with a carving knife to my index finger on the same arm that required 5 stitches, I p...
Hello ladies, I have right arm lymphoedema following breast cancer treatment....
Severe swelling in hand and wrist
I have secondary lymphedema in my right arm and hand. It only affected my upper arm till 6 moths ago but now it has gone all the way Down....
Sincere thanks to all the lovely ladies on this forum who responded so generously to my appeal for help last week. I have been much encourage...
Lymph Node Transfer
Also, I struggle with compression garments as they seem to make the swelling worse, lymphedema nurse thinks it may because of the great varia...
Walking away from the pain.
I have lymphoedema in both legs following endometrial cancer in 2017. Last week my Husband and I walked round the Isle of Wight coastline for...
Does this sound like Lymphedema? Any helpful tips?
I was told that I do have lymphedema, but I have never had any tests to actually confirm it. Compression garments make things way worse and I...
Exercise advise? (single leg lymphoedema)
should I be looking for a physio or personal trainer with experience and knowledge of lymphoedema, or am I ok just getting on with it myself?...
Wonderful Patient day Dublin 5 Oct
I was so happy I made the effort to attend Patient day yesterday. As usual Sharon had organised the day perfectly....
Lymphedema swelling of hand from wearing sleeve and glove?
I had a custom fit sleeve and glove made. My hand swells really bad when I wear the glove and sleeve....
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